Washington Nationals’ Matt Adams prepares for an at-bat during a May game against the Baltimore Orioles, in Baltimore. The Nationals have traded second baseman Daniel Murphy to the Chicago Cubs and first baseman Matt Adams to the St. Louis Cardinals, essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season. The third-place Nationals announced the moves Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018,  before beginning a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Washington Nationals’ Matt Adams prepares for an at-bat during a May game against the Baltimore Orioles, in Baltimore. The Nationals have traded second baseman Daniel Murphy to the Chicago Cubs and first baseman Matt Adams to the St. Louis Cardinals, essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season. The third-place Nationals announced the moves Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, before beginning a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies. Patrick Semansky AP, file
Washington Nationals’ Matt Adams prepares for an at-bat during a May game against the Baltimore Orioles, in Baltimore. The Nationals have traded second baseman Daniel Murphy to the Chicago Cubs and first baseman Matt Adams to the St. Louis Cardinals, essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season. The third-place Nationals announced the moves Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, before beginning a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies. Patrick Semansky AP, file

Philipsburg’s Matt Adams is heading back to the Cardinals

August 21, 2018 06:05 PM